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CARNEY, William, a Representative from New York; born in Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y., July 1,
1942; received preliminary education at St. Catherine of Genoa, Brooklyn, N.Y.; graduated from
Delahanty High School, Queens, N.Y., 1960; attended Florida State University, Tallahassee, Fla.,
1960-1961; United States Army Medical Corps, 1961-1964; sales representative for heavy
equipment firm, 1972-1976; member, Suffolk County, N.Y., legislature, 1976-1979; elected as a
Republican to the Ninety-sixth and to the three succeeding Congresses (January 3, 1979-January 3,
1987); was not a candidate for reelection in 1986; private advocate; is a resident of Washington, D.C.